Category Archives: E-Specials

OREGON CLASSICS- don’t follow the herd!!

There is a great herd mentality in wine (not to mention most other facets of life). I mention this as a prelude to the two amazing 2013 Oregon pinot noirs on offer below (at an equally amazing discount). When the 2013 vintage was over, wine critics were quick to pounce on the cool, wet weather…

Sea Creatures Beware: Luneau-Papin Muscadet is here!!

2015 DOMAINE LUNEAU-PAPIN “Clos des Allés” Muscadet Sevre et Maine
$16.95 bottle/ $163.00 case

I am totally into it this gorgeous Loire Valley beauty made from 100% melon de bourgogne grapes. An all-stainless fermented, mouthwateringly dry & crisp, mineral-driven white that is perfect with fresh crab, oysters, and other shelled sea creatures. Last night at my house I grabbed two live crabs from ABC Seafood out on Powell, boiled…

2016 BUCKMAN WINE CO. Pinot Noir

2016 BUCKMAN WINE CO. Pinot Noir "Willamette Valley"
$17.95 bottle/ $175.00 case

With the onset of Oregon’s grape harvest comes the annual release of the one wine I look forward to more than any other (parental pride talking here), that being the newest release of our store label pinot, the 2016 BUCKMAN WINE CO. Pinot Noir “Willamette Valley”. And as it has thankfully been for all 5(!!)…


n/v UN AUTRE MONDE Pinot Noir
$13.95 bottle/ $132.00 case

That’s right, a new version of our best selling wine ever, Ver. 2.0 if you will, is out and once again something you HAVE to take advantage of. The latest release of the n/v (non-vintage) AUTRE MONDE Pinot Noir is here, and once again it is hands down a remarkable value in Oregon pinot noir,…